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I have made a LiveUSB Ubuntu version 12, booted it up. Works fine.

The problem is, I'm not allowed to install it onto someone else's computer, but I'm fine with a USB. I know that if I install any kind of program onto it, all changes will be erased after I shutdown/restart.

My Question: Is there any way of keeping programs/changes you've made on a LiveUSB?

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Create it with a persistence partition, and yes. You'd have to do that via either unetbootin or the usb disk creator –  Thomas W. Jun 21 '12 at 17:18
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Try this article https://wiki.ubuntu.com/LiveUsbPendrivePersistent/

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Thanks! I'll try that! But can you do it from the liveusb? –  Nick Jun 21 '12 at 17:25
    
Not sure but I have a feeling you can't. –  Brandon Kreisel Jun 21 '12 at 18:02
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Whilst this may theoretically answer the question, it would be preferable to include the essential parts of the answer here, and provide the link for reference. –  Eliah Kagan Jun 22 '12 at 11:27
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